Journal-isms

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Journal-isms in the Media

Journal-isms in the Media

Richard’s column also appears on TheRoot.com.
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Journal-isms in the Media

Journal-isms in the Media

For 13 years, Richard Prince has authored the three-times-a-week online column “Journal-isms”‘ to show how journalism shapes, or is shaped by, diversity.
Latest entries
Simeon Booker, Dean of Black Journalists, Dies at 99

Simeon Booker, Dean of Black Journalists, Dies at 99

Best known for coverage of Emmett Till slaying; ‘The man from Jet,’ in Booker’s own words; in the white press, ‘friends thought I was dying’;. . . an enthusiastic supporter of Journal-isms (12/10/17)
Black Women Break Their Silence

Black Women Break Their Silence

Bullying, structural racism with Rose, Hockenberry; Detroit anchor placed on leave after accusation; Kimberly Godwin named VP of news at CBS; TV One: ‘NewsOne Now’ to return in new format; paper calls guilty verdict for ex-cop a milestone; Standing Rock shows need to scrutinize newsfeeds; CUNY hopes to fill gap left by New America Media;...
TV One Ending Martin’s “News One Now”

TV One Ending Martin’s “News One Now”

Fans take to social media to express support (12/7/17)
Walmart Pulls Calls for Journalist Lynchings

Walmart Pulls Calls for Journalist Lynchings

Even Amazon sold hoodie bearing a threat; crime reporter in company car carjacked; police not collecting data on hate crimes; Monica Drake jJoins masthead of N.Y. Times; Lilly Workneh exits as Black Voices editor; Salt Lake paper opposes Trump on monuments; Seattle Times protests ICE arrest of news source; anti-harassment campaign at HBCUs bubbles up;...